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    Smile DX for peritoneal inclusion cyst?

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    Dx code for peritoneal inclusion cyst?

    Thank you,

    Salima Huland El, CPC

    Coding Specialist

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    Default PIC-211.8(other than skin)-neoplasm/peritoneum (pelvis)/benign

    Quote Originally Posted by she803 View Post
    Dx code for peritoneal inclusion cyst?

    Thank you,

    Salima Huland El, CPC

    Coding Specialist
    Inclusion cyst "Other than SKIN" is coded to Neoplasm /site/Benign.

    Peritoneal Inclusion Cyst-look up neoplasm/peritoneum (pelvis) / benign-211.8
    (PIC is a benign mesothelioma)

    {If it is JUST peritoneal cyst-coded to 568.89
    Last edited by msrd_081002; 02-18-2011 at 09:26 AM.

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    Thank you very much

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